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Professional Profile


Full Name:

Rob Robson

Job Title:

Director & Business Psychologist

Company Name:

8Connect Consulting Ltd






A People and Change Consultant and Psychologist, I help businesses achieve their transformation and growth objectives by connecting people with business strategy. This means creating a culture that builds engagement with your mission and purpose and enables critical capabilities such as innovation, collaboration and adaptability. With over 20 years of experience in high change environments, I combine expertise in psychology, business change and people management. I use Reversal Theory as a framework, which provides a structure of 8 values or lenses through which I analyse organisations and their people.

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Education & Qualifications:

MA (Hons) Psychology with Business Studies MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology


Edinburgh, Exeter


Member of

The ABP - (Association for Business Psychology) BPS - (British Psychological Society) CIPD - (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development)



Behavioural Change Business Transformation Change Consulting Change Management Change Programmes Culture Change Culture Models and Diagnostics Employee Engagement Employer Branding Employer Value Propositions HR Consulting HR Strategy Management Consulting Motivation Organisational Change Organisational Culture Organisational Development Organisational Psychology Project Management Psychometrics – Other



Analytics Appreciative Inquiry Branding – Organisational Business Development Business Strategy Coaching Groups Coaching Individuals Coaching Psychology Facilitation – Board Level Facilitation – Large Groups Facilitation – Workshops Feedback – 360s Feedback – Delivery HR Effectiveness HR Process Industrial Psychology Leadership Development Manager Development Organisational Design Positive Psychology Qualitative Research Quantitative Research Speaker – Conferences Strategy Consulting Strategy Development Stress Succession Planning Talent Management Team Building Wellbeing Writing Articles Writing Blogs Writing White Papers



Coaching Executives Speaker – Inspirational


Industry Expertise

Conglomerates Engineering Healthcare Manufacturing Private Sector Retail Services Technology Utilities


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Associate Work Opportunities Coaching Expert Advice Facilitation Interim Work Opportunites/Short-term Assignments Knowledge Sharing Mentoring Networking